Let's Voltron: The Official Voltron Podcast

[010]: Original Series Writer Marc Handler (Part 2)

Episode Summary

In the 2nd Part of our interview with Voltron Head Writer Marc Handler, Marc takes questions from the fans and gives great insight on how to write for localization of Japanese anime. The questions Marc answers cover all three of his Voltron projects; Voltron: Defender of the Universe, Fleet of Doom, and Voltron: The Third Dimension.

Episode Notes

Part 2 of the Let’s Voltron Podcast Exclusive Interview with Voltron Writer Marc Handler continues in this episode, as Marc describes the differences of localizing a Japanese anime show today compared to the time when Voltron: Defender of the Universe was made. We open up the fan questions from Facebook, Email, Twitter, and our new voicemail account.

That’s right! Let’s Voltron: The Official Voltron Podcast has a Voicemail Number you can use to submit questions and comments for the podcast. Whenever we ask you to submit questions to any of our guests on the podcast, please call 860-4MULLET (860-468-5538). The MULLET should make it easy to remember.

Marc Handler really means it when he says “Thank you!” to all the fans that continue to support Voltron, in all of the different shows. Marc encourages people who want to be writers in animation to follow that dream. If you are from China, or working in China, and/or you want to break into the business of Chinese animation, send us a note at letsvoltronpodcast@gmail.com, and we’ll be happy to forward your questions or comments to Marc Handler.

Let’s Voltron wants to thank Marc Handler for joining us for this wonderful 2-Part Interview, as Marc was up until the wee hours of the morning to record with us. Thank you, Marc!

Thanks for listening, Voltron fans!